October 6, 2023

Rīga, Zunda krastmala 8-107/108


Materials Science and Applied Chemistry

9.00–9.10 Opening and welcome addresses

Māris Turks, Riga Technical University, Latvia

9.10-9.30 Chemists, educated in Riga in the last 160 years

Walden Medal Laureate Prof. Alīda Zigmunde, Riga Technical University, Latvia

9.30-9.50 Paradigm shift in sintering of calcium phosphates and their composites

Walden Medal Laureate Prof. Jānis Ločs, Riga Technical University, Latvia

9.50-10.35 TKX-50: A New High Explosive Developed at LMU Munich 

Prof. Thomas M. Klapötke, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany

10.40–11.10 Coffee break
RISEus2 Session: Final RISEus2 Conference (Zunda krastmala 8-108)

Session Chair: Prof. Jānis Ločs

11.10–11.30 Adsorption onto apatitic calcium phosphates for drug delivery: Toward the development of biomaterials with local activity

Assist. Prof. Stéphanie SARDA, Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse CIRIMAT, France

11.30–11.50 The role of CaP biomaterials in Maxcilo-facial surgery

Dr. rer. nat. Anja Heselich, Frankfurt Orofacial Regenerative Medicine Laboratory, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

11.50–12.10 How bioreactors can be used for biomaterial development and evaluation?

Prof. Mauro Alini, AO Research Institute Davos, Switzerland

12.10–12.30 Cells compartmentalization to be used in bone tissue engineering

Prof. João F. Mano, Chemistry Department of the University of Aveiro, Portugal

Materials and Technologies for Cybersecurity Session (Zunda krastmala 8-107)
11.10–11.30 Enhanced electromagnetic protection and cybersecurity through field-deployable innovative shielding, monitoring and data destruction technologies

Prof. Sergejs Gaidukovs, Riga Technical University, Latvia

11.30–11.50 High-performance EMI shielding materials and structures

Miks Bleija, Assist. Prof. Oskars Platnieks, Riga Technical University, Latvia

11.50–12.10 Testing of electromagnetic protection

Eduards Lobanovs, Gatis Šūpols, Vents Riekstiņš, Institute of Electronics and Computer Science, Latvia

12.10–12.30 Indoor localization applications for data protection

Pēteris Paikens, Krišjānis Nesenbergs, Kirils Solovjovs, Institute of Electronics and Computer Science, Latvia

12.30-13:50 Poster Session (Zunda krastmala 8-107/108)
Oral Presentation Session 1: Biomaterials Research (Zunda krastmala 8-108)

Session Chairs: Assoc. Prof. Kristaps Kļaviņš, Leading Researcher Jana Vecstaudža

13.50-14:00 Stretchable double network nano-composite hydrogel for bone tissue regeneration

Abhishek Rajesh Indurkar, Riga Technical University, Latvia


Ilijana Kovrlija, Riga Technical University, Latvia

14.10-14:20 A Direct And Feasible Method For The Preparation Of Octa Calcium Phosphate

Rajan Choudhary, Riga Technical University, Latvia

14.20-14:30 Exploring the mechanism of PLL/HA hydrogel cytotoxicity

Jingzhi Fan, Riga Technical University, Latvia

14:30-14:40 Highly porous hybrid scaffolds for local delivery of non-antibiotic antimicrobials

Līga Stīpniece, Riga Technical University, Latvia

14:40-14:50 Injectable nanoparticle-hydrogel composites for bone regeneration

Anna Rubīna, Riga Technical University, Latvia

14:50-15:00 Exploring Platelet-Rich Fibrin Microstructure and Histology: with and without Hydrogel Carriers

Karina Egle, Riga Technical University, Latvia

15:00-15:10 Calcium phosphate bone cements for doxorubicin delivery

Estere Oseļska, Riga Technical University, Latvia

15:10-15:20 Revealing physicochemical and antibacterial properties of chemically coupled ε-polylysine/hyaluronic acid hydrogels

Artemijs Sceglovs, Riga Technical University, Latvia

Oral Presentation Session 2 (Zunda krastmala 8-107)

Session Chair: Doc. Oskars Platnieks

13.20-13:30 High-voltage dual-electrolyte Zn-MnO2 battery enabled by PAM hydrogels

Ramona Dūrena, Riga Technical University, Latvia

13.30-13:40 Wood mimic compsoites from cellulose, hemicellulose and lignin

Sergejs Beļuns, Riga Technical University, Latvia

13.40-13:50 Accelerated weathering of 3D-printed nanocomposites

Anda Barkāne, Riga Technical University, Latvia

13.50-14:00 Lamination of Bio-Based films with sprayed-on cellulose for Sustainable Packaging

Mārtiņš Nābels-Šneiders, Riga Technical University, Latvia

14:00-14:10 Development of graphene-containing kevlar fabric coating via liquid exfoliation of graphite

Laimdota Vilcēna, Riga Technical University, Latvia

14:10-14:20 Research of ballistic vest panels and their constructive compliance with regulatory documents

Dana Barkāne, Riga Technical University, Latvia

14:20-14:30 Use of the Martindale tester in determining the triboelectric properties of textile materials

Evelīna Mileika, Juris Blūms, Riga Technical University, Latvia

14:30-14:40 NMR studies of 6-aminosubstituted pyrido- and pyrimido-[1,2‑a]benzimidazole-8,9-diones

Anastasija Gaile, Riga Technical University, Latvia

14:40-14:50 Investigation of the sulfonyl group dance for the synthesis of 4-azido-6,7-dimethoxy-2-sulfonyl-quinazolines

Dāgs Dāvis Līpiņš, Riga Technical University, Latvia